Paks II project advancing ‘according to plan’

Work on the upgrade of Hungary's Paks nuclear power plant is "proceeding according to plan", the local unit of Russia's Rosatom, the general contractor for the project, told regional news agency Paks-Press on Monday.

Fidesz-KDNP collects tonnes of donations for ethnic Hungarians, refugees

Government aid programme collects HUF 65 million in donations

The government's aid programme to help Ukrainian citizens fleeing from war has collected 65 million forints (EUR 178,000) in donations, government spokeswoman Alexandra Szentkiralyi said on Monday.

Szazadveg: Security first for most Hungarians

Hungary's security is a priority for most of its citizens, as nine out of ten believe the country should not be dragged into an armed conflict, Szazadveg Foundation said on Sunday, revealing the results of its latest survey of public opinion.

More than 62,000 enter Hungary from Ukraine

More than 62,000 people entered Hungary from Ukraine between Thursday and midnight on Saturday, the police headquarters of Szabolcs-Szatmar-Bereg County said on the police website on Sunday.

Domotor: Marki-Zay confirms he would send arms to Ukraine

Csaba Domotor, state secretary of the Prime Minister's Office, on Saturday said that Peter Marki-Zay, the prime ministerial candidate of the united opposition, confirmed "he would send weapons to the Ukrainian theatre" in a German newspaper.

MTVA to launch donation drive

Budapest prepares to assist refugees from Ukraine

The Municipal Council of Budapest is taking a number of measures to assist refugees arriving from Ukraine and is prepared to offer accommodations and meals to 2,000 people immediately, the Office of the Mayor told MTI on Saturday.